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European stocks close higher

Europe's main stock markets closed higher on Friday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbing 0.41 percent to 6,693.44 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 added 0.21 percent to set a new record high close of 9,168.69 points, and the CAC 40 in Paris rose 0.19 percent to 4,292.23 points. bur-rl/arp

European stocks close higher

Europe's main stock markets closed higher on Friday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbing 0.41 percent to 6,693.44 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 added 21 percent to set a new record high close of 9,168.69 points, and the CAC 40 in Paris rose 0.19 percent to 4,292.23 points. bur-rl/arp

European stocks close higher

Europe's main stock markets closed higher on Thursday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbing 0.54 percent to 6,666.13 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 added 1.05 percent to 9,149.66 points, and the CAC 40 in Paris rose 1.04 percent to 4,283.91 points. bur-rl/arp

European stocks edge ahead at open

Europe's main stock markets firmed at the start of trading on Monday in subdued deals, with London's FTSE 100 up 0.09 percent to 6,714.38 points. Elsewhere, Frankfurt's DAX 30 added just 0.04 percent to 9,081.58 points and in Paris the CAC 40 gained 0.08 percent to 4,263.88 compared with Friday's closing values. Market sentiment was subdued in Europe amid Armistice Day, a holiday of remembrance for the war dead. burs-rfj/mfp

Late strike gives Mainz 1-0 win over Frankfurt

BERLIN (Reuters) - Mainz 05 grabbed an 88th-minute winner through Maxim Choupo-Moting to edge past Eintracht Frankfurt 1-0 on Sunday and climb to eighth place in the Bundesliga. Choupo-Moting rose high to head in a corner and give Mainz a much-needed victory, only their second in the last nine games. Frankfurt, without a win in six matches until Sunday and having lost their previous two, were desperate to end their slump in which they also lost 4-2 at Maccabi Tel Aviv in the Europa League last week.

European stocks close mixed

Europe's main stock markets closed mixed in volatile trade on Thursday after the ECB cut rates to a record low, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index falling 0.66 percent to 6,697.22 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 however added 0.44 percent to hit a new record 9,081.03 points, while the CAC 40 in Paris fell 0.14 percent to 4,280.99 points. bur-arp/hmn

European stocks mixed at open

Europe's leading stock markets opened mixed on Friday, with London rising and Frankfurt and Paris inching downward. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbed 0.31 percent to 6,752.02 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 dipped 0.02 percent to 9,032.29 points and in Paris the CAC 40 eased 0.07 percent to stand at 4,302.71 compared with Thursday's closing values. burs-bcp/yad

European stocks mixed at open

Europe's main stock markets opened mixed on Tuesday as traders reacted to a host of company earnings updates from across the region and looked ahead to US economic data. All eyes were also on the US Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting starting on Tuesday. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbed 0.13 percent to 6,734.82 points, Frankfurt's DAX 30 fell 0.14 percent to 8,965.75 points and in Paris the CAC 40 slipped 0.18 percent to stand at 4,243.80 compared with Monday's closing values. burs-bcp/hd

European stock markets dip

European stock markets fell on Monday as traders looked ahead to a key policy meeting of the US Federal Reserve due this week. Trading volume was down in London as heavy storms in Britain kept many dealers away from their desks. "The pre-emptive action taken by various train companies ahead of the expected stormy weather has meant a somewhat deserted City of London this morning, and this is being reflected in volumes so far," said David Jones, chief market strategist at IG trading group, in reference to the British capital's financial district.

European stocks rise at open

Europe's main stock markets rose at the start of trading on Monday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbing 0.25 percent to 6,737.92 points. Frankfurt's DAX 30 rose 0.30 percent to 9,013.05 points and in Paris the CAC 40 advanced 0.39 percent to stand at 4,288.86 compared with Friday's closing values. Frankfurt's DAX had risen above above 9,000 points on Friday for the first time. burs-bcp/hd
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